Expansion plans to help carry Whitley College into the future

Our Principal, Professor René Erwich, announces new library, chapel, cafeteria, and expanded teaching and event spaces, with work scheduled to begin in 2022.

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Explore Living Faith at Whitley College

Do you feel a desire to explore your Living Faith and your place in God’s story? You may have considered theological study but you’re not sure which options are right for you?

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Whitley Research Project Awarded Funding Grant

Equipping friends and family offering spiritual care to persons living with dementia

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Whitley College is proud to be a college of the University of Divinity

The University of Divinity promotes the highest standards of scholarship in theology, philosophy and ministry.
All students and staff join the University through one of its Colleges. Based in the Australian cities of Melbourne, Adelaide and Sydney, each College is a unique learning community.

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Specialist Programs View all Specialist Programs
  • build.

    At build. we are about giving you the tools to reflect and make sense of your faith and church in the context…

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  • TransFormation

    The TransFormation program provides training for church leaders who serve in all denominations and whose first language is not English.

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  • NAIITS (Indigenous studies)

    Explore theology, history and the practice of ministry from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and world Indigenous perspectives.

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  • WellSpring (Spirituality studies)

    Whitley works in partnership with WellSpring, an ecumenical spirituality centre, to provide accredited units in spirituality.

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  • Baptist Camping Victoria Internship

    A 12 month live-in program with a focus on equipping young people with leadership qualities, life skills and tertiary qualifications.

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  • Ordination

    Whitley College is the primary partner providing the educational support for the ordination program within the Baptist Union of Victoria.

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  • 26 Nov 2021

    Explore Living Faith at Whitley College

    Do you feel a desire to explore your Living Faith and your place in God’s story? You may have considered theological…

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  • 22 Nov 2021

    Farewell Marita – Marita Munro to retire at the end of this year

    It is with sadness that Whitley farewells a wonderful teacher with the retirement of Rev Dr Marita Munro. Marita has…

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  • 22 Nov 2021

    Farewell Keith – Keith Dyer to retire at the end of this year

    Whitley’s Associate Professor in New Testament, Keith Dyer, is finishing at the end of the year. It closes a chapter…

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  • 9 Aug 2021

    Parkville Seminar

    We are delighted to invite you to join us for four excellent presentations that span a wide range of topics,…

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  • 1 Sep 2021

    Sinking Like a Stone: An Exhibition

    The Exhibition In contrast to the physical (and social) distance that permeates our present time, the exhibition’s centrepiece, ‘Sink Like…

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  • 23 Aug 2021

    2021 Whitley Lecture

    The cross, with its power to heal and save from sin, lies at the heart of Christian faith and life.  Yet…

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Testimonials View all Testimonials
  • Phil

    I chose to study at Whitley because I knew a few people there and they spoke highly of the experience.

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  • Charlene

    The lecturers and tutors at Whitley College have a deep sense of care for you and your walk with Jesus.

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  • Cat

    I chose to study at Whitley for the Global perspective that it brings to my studies.

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  • Adrian

    A friend encouraged me to check out Whitley and from the first phone call it’s been a great experience.

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